Citation

Flexible Survivors

Author:
Martin, Emily
Publication:
Anthropology News
Year:
1999

Examines the social concept of the 'person' in order to understand the changes in the valuation of manic depression and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder among middle-class Americans. Basic concept of a disciplined person; Illustration of the adapting person; Anthropological concept of culture; Positive aspects of manic depression.